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Chrome Is Now the Most Popular Browser in the U.S.

Chrome Is Now the Most Popular Browser in the U.S.

By Josh Wolford July 10, 2013 | 3 Comments

Back in May of 2012, Google’s Chrome browser overtook Microsoft’s Internet Explorer browser and became the most popular browser in the world. Now, just a little over a year later, Chrome has finally topped Internet Explorer in the United States. …

iOS, Android Users Content with Default Browsers iOS, Android Users Content with Default Browsers

Safari is a perfectly acceptable browser to most iOS users, and the default Android browser is perfectly acceptable to most Android users. That’s that takeaway from a new study from ad network Chitika, who analyzed recent mobile browser usage in …

Amazon's Silk Points Users To Trending Web Content Amazon's Silk Points Users To Trending Web Content

It looks like Amazon has gone with Microsoft’s Bing as its default search engine on the new Kindle Fire devices’ Silk browser, but the browser also has some other new things in store, compared to the previous version. The latest …

Chrome For iPhone, iPad Gets First Update Chrome For iPhone, iPad Gets First Update

Google announced its first update for Chrome on iPhone and iPad in version 21 / 21.0.1180.77. The update adds the ability to share directly from Chrome to social networks and email. Other features include: “more actionable” sync sign in error …

Ex-Mozilla Employee Slams Firefox Updates Ex-Mozilla Employee Slams Firefox Updates
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It’s no secret that Firefox is losing the browser wars to Google Chrome. Everybody loves the simplicity and ease of use that Chrome brings with it. I would use Chrome if I didn’t have Waterfox and its wonderful 64-bit version …

Take A Journey Through Four Years Of Browser Wars Take A Journey Through Four Years Of Browser Wars
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Oh how things have changed since 2008, when most of the world was browsing the web via Internet Explorer. It’s no secret that IE has been leaking market share over the past few years, but now we have a pretty …

Chitika Insight's June Market Share Reports Chitika Insight's June Market Share Reports
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Yesterday, the Chitika Online Advertising Network released their June Insights Reports and there are a number of findings which may catch your attention. While the reports are packed with great information on everything from who the top search engine provider …

This Is How Many People Use Chrome [Google I/O] This Is How Many People Use Chrome [Google I/O]
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Google I/O day 2 has kicked off, and Chrome is one of the big points of focus today. Google just announced that there are now 310 million active Chrome users, making Chrome the most popular browser in the world, globally. …

Google Just Fixed A Bunch Of Bugs In Chrome Google Just Fixed A Bunch Of Bugs In Chrome

Google released a big stable channel update for Chrome: Chrome 20 (20.0.1132.43). Along with it comes over 20 bug fixes and rewards. Many of the bugs, Google says, were detected using AddressSanitizer. Google lists them as follows: [118633] Low CVE-2012-2815: …

Updating Firefox's Home and New Tab Pages Updating Firefox's Home and New Tab Pages
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If it works for another browser, why not incorporate it into your own, right? Much like Internet Explorer introduced tabbed browsing based off of the success of Firefox, Firefox is taking at least one page from Google Chrome’s playbook; the …

Facebook Adds Opera To Supported Browser Page Facebook Adds Opera To Supported Browser Page
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This is not as much of a big story as it is fuel to a previous rumor. According to a screencap courtesy FavBrowser, Facebook has ditched Chrome on its recommended browser landing page and opted to suggest users download the …

Facebook Interested in Buying Opera [RUMOR] Facebook Interested in Buying Opera [RUMOR]
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According to a source close with Pocket-lint, Facebook is said to be on the prowl to acquire Opera Software, maker of the Opera web browser. There are a few reasons for why this sounds plausible and one or two for …

Yahoo Axis: How It Works With iOS Yahoo Axis: How It Works With iOS

Yahoo revealed its new browser called Axis today. Well, it’s a browser for mobile, at least. On the desktop, it’s more of a browser extension. While it’s noteworthy that Yahoo would even put out a browser, it’s also noteworthy that …

Yahoo Axis Private Certificate Key Leaked at Launch Yahoo Axis Private Certificate Key Leaked at Launch
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Though the security issue has been resolved, Yahoo slightly botched the launch of Axis, its new mobile browser and desktop extension, by leaking its private certificate file in the source code of the Chrome extension. The private certificate was used …

Is Google Chrome Really The Most Popular Browser? Is Google Chrome Really The Most Popular Browser?
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Earlier this week, it was announced that Google Chrome had overtaken Internet Explorer as the number one browser in use, and the world rejoiced. However, thanks to the grey area surrounding prerendered web pages, these results may be somewhat dubious. …

Study Smarter: Block Distracting Sites In Chrome Study Smarter: Block Distracting Sites In Chrome

The internet is both the best and worst thing to ever happen to productivity. Anyone trying to get any work done in any capacity can attest to that. It’s a world of knowledge at your fingertips – an incredible network …

Google Chrome was the Temporary King of the Browsers Google Chrome was the Temporary King of the Browsers
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While there’s no denying the increase in popularity alternative browsers are experiencing in relation to Internet Explorer, none have unseated Microsoft’s ubiquitous tool as the top browser in use. In fact, while these other browsers have taken chunks out of …